From Harlem To Hollis Accessible Dispatch Rules Pass Unanimously Approved By TLC

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By New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission

The New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) today unanimously approved proposed rules creating an operational framework for the expansion of its Accessible Dispatch Program to dispatch Yellow Medallion and Green Cabs to passengers in all five boroughs. Continue Reading →

MTA Board’s Committee Meetings Watch (Live Stream)

cjkvqlyk_400x400Watch the MTA Board’s committee meetings that deal with transportation issues effecting Harlem residents live throughout the day. Continue Reading →

Woman Groped Outside Subway Station In Harlem

forcible_touching-in-harlem-subway1The NYPD is searching for a man suspected of groping a woman inside a Harlem subway station last month. Continue Reading →

Nooo, Vomit Forces Evacuation Of Harlem Subway

vomit-on-harlem-subwaySeven people were taken to the hospital Tuesday morning after getting sick due to the smell of vomit on the platform of the 125th Street subway station on Lexington Avenue in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio, Harlem’s Ydanis Rodriguez And Others Announce New Contract With GM

bill-de-blasio-and-ydanis-rodriguezThe Department of Citywide Administrative Services (DCAS), Mayor de Blasio, Harlem’s Ydanis Rodriguez and others today announced that the City has completed a contract with General Motors (GM) to procure the new, all-electric GM Chevrolet Bolt for use in the City’s fleet. Continue Reading →

You Can Take The M Train For A Throwback MTA Ride This Holiday Season

21603903-mmmainHey Harlem, you take a trip back in time by boarding old Metropolitian Transit Authority (MTA) subway trains this holiday season. Continue Reading →

Uptown Elected Ydanis Rodriguez To Discuss Future Of Citi Bike From Harlem To Hollis

Councilmember-Ydanis-Rodriguez1 Uptown Council Transportation Chair Ydanis Rodriguez will host a committee hearing tomorrow, November 28th at 11 AM in the City Council chambers of City Hall, looking at what comes next for Citi Bike, following the completion of its planned expansion in 2017.

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Queens Racist Cuffed For Trying To Push Straphanger Onto Harlem Subway Tracks

d-train-in-harlem1Cops busted a Queens man for trying to push a straphanger onto the subway tracks in Harlem and yelling, “I hate white people!” Continue Reading →

Harlem Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez Statement On Pending Legislation Regarding The MTA

Councilmember-Ydanis-Rodriguez1Harlem Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez released this statement in relation to legislation currently pending Governor Cuomo’s signature, that would remove the ability for the MTA to circumvent local zoning law when it comes to building on MTA-owned sites for a “Transportation Purpose”. Continue Reading →

Straphangers Find Slashed Man On A Train In Harlem

crime-tape-in-harlemShocked straphangers alerted police to a subway slashing after they discovered an intoxicated 39-year-old man with a gash to his face on an A train in Harlem early Monday, police said. Continue Reading →